Fantastic Benefits of Installing a Video
Door Entry System
It doesn’t seem so long ago that CCTV systems were just for large business
premises and warehouses. Now it has become quite normal to see home CCTV
systems with small cameras watching the front and back of houses.
The technology for door bells and door entry systems has also advanced
greatly in recent years. This has resulted in video door entry systems being
suitable for all homes and flats, not just very expensive properties. This
technology has also become cost effective so that it is a viable option for
Video Door Entry System Benefits
1. Personal Security
The main benefit a video door entry system has over an audio door entry
system is that you can view the person at your door.
If you live in a flat and someone buzzes an audio system asking to get in
because they are reading electricity meters you have to let them in on
trust but it could actually be a burglar looking for somewhere to easy to
gain entry. With a video entry system, you can see their uniform and ask
to see their ID badge before letting them in.
Elderly people or people living on their own, even in houses and
bungalows, find they feel more confident answering the door if they can
see who it is first.
In the past, common tenement stairs were often open with no front
door. This meant that litter could blow in or people could hang around in
the close. Having either an audio or video door entry system makes it far
easier to keep your communal areas clean and tidy with no litter or
3. Ease of Use
Again, modern technology means that homeowners can either view the
person at the door via a handset located in their home or on an App on
their phone. The benefits of being able to see the person from your
phone are vast.
An elderly or disabled person can buzz in a family member or carer
without leaving their chair.
Perhaps, more useful for a business, but you can give someone entry
when you aren’t there